Clashes broke out between forces of Islamic State group (IS) and Derna Revolutionaries Shura Council (DRSC) in Derna city on Monday morning.
A source who refused to be identified said that DRSC and supportive forces of youth have aborted the IS attack, he added that, reportedly, there are causalities within the IS lines, Al-Wasat website reported.
The IS fighters moved along mountains along the East coast area “Al-Hjaj”, Bab Tobruk “Al-korfat Al-sabaa” and the “400” neighborhood.
The source added that violent clashes started Saturday night till Sunday morning in Al-Fataeh axis after the IS tried to advance in Al-Hela axis. The IS lost machinery and human forces, he added.